Shannon LNG in new planning application for €650m gas terminal

The move comes after a decision by An Bord Pleanála to designate the US company’s Co Kerry project as a strategic infrastructure development

22nd June, 2021
Shannon LNG in new planning application for €650m gas terminal
The proposed Shannon LNG terminal on a 600-acre site between Ballylongford and Tarbert in Co Kerry will include a 600MW power plant and an offshore regasification unit. Picture: Miguel Tanous

Shannon LNG Ltd, a subsidiary company of US energy infrastructure giant New Fortress Energy, is set to submit a fresh planning application to An Bord Pleanála to build a €650 million liquified natural gas (LNG) terminal and power plant along the Shannon estuary.

The proposed LNG terminal will be located on a 600-acre site between Ballylongford and Tarbert in Co Kerry. The first phase of the development will comprise a 600 megawatt (MW)...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Related Stories

Electricity blackout warnings issued after pair of amber alerts

Energy Daniel Murray 4 days ago

Electricity system amber alert issued this morning

Energy Daniel Murray 1 week ago

Balance of power: Why Ireland’s electricity supply is threatened and what can be done to bolster it?

Energy Daniel Murray 2 weeks ago

Editorial: Government must be honest about the gap between data centres and climate goals